Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds: 10/20/2016

Event Date: 10/20/2016 14:00
Location: Baycrest Hospital (ABC Classrooms) or Telehealth/Webcast (TSM #61119381)

 

“Supporting Primary Care in The Management of Responsive Behaviours – The Role of The Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant to Primary Care”

 

PRESENTER:
Stephanie Long-Riley, OT Reg. (Ont)
Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant for Primary Care, The Cyril & Dorothy, Joel & Jill Reitman Centre for Alzheimer Support and Training, Mount Sinai

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Introduction to the PRC-PC role – what it is and why it was created
  • Tips and strategies for engaging and supporting primary care practitioners in caring for their patients with dementia and responsive behaviours

 

TO PARTICIPATE THROUGH TELEHEALTH VIDEOCONFERENCE:

Provide your Telehealth Coordinator TSM # 61119381 to confirm your site

 

TO PARTICIPATE BY LIVE WEBCAST:

Search for Baycrest or TSM # 61119381 under live “public” events on http://webcast.otn.ca

 

BAYCREST BEHAVIOURAL SUPPORT ROUNDS:

These rounds provide a learning forum to review leading practices in the assessment and supportive management of challenging, responsive behaviours; and offer practical approaches to support the work of front-line healthcare providers in caring for persons with responsive behaviours.

 

Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds occur every third Thursday of the month from October – June. The next round in this series is planned for November 17th. Please share this with healthcare providers and students as all are invited to participate.

 

If you have any questions regarding these rounds, or would like for your group to be included on the Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds distribution list, please contact Tania Aragona at: taragona@baycrest.org.

 

Please note that these rounds are restricted to healthcare professionals and students only.